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    Pelham converter question

    Looking for a Pelham converter that isn't the standard "C", but rather an adjustable "V" with a ring at the end of the V to attach the reins.

    Does anybody know what I am talking about and where...
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    Leg Yield Question: Cadore Test C

    I am showing a client's horse on Sunday, and doing the CADORA First level test "C" as his intro to first level. This test is written so it can be ridden in a large or small arena, but we are showing...
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    Rather than scope, why not try the Succeed fecal...

    Rather than scope, why not try the Succeed fecal test? It should show fore and hind gut ulcers and is much less expensive. I agree that you are wasting money with the supplement if you haven't done...
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    Sorry, replied before reading your last post! ...

    Sorry, replied before reading your last post!

    She can go in a curb with a medium port, no joint, but swept back shanks, and a leather (not chain) curb strap. She seems to like it. Relaxed jaw and...
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    You will just have to make the leap of faith that...

    You will just have to make the leap of faith that a horse can be ridden western without compromising freedom of movement. Just like a western pleasure horse can be ridden English and still look quite...
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    Ah, you are assuming I am trying to be...

    Ah, you are assuming I am trying to be competitive in WP. There is NO WAY she will ever be a competitive WP horse, so that is absolutely not my goal. Showing it in August to give her miles out and...
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    She is shod in front all the time, and has hinds...

    She is shod in front all the time, and has hinds for the summer as her hinds were starting to wear faster than they grew. It doesn't seem to change her way of going to a noticeable degree.

    I will...
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    People can develop tumors that cause them to...

    People can develop tumors that cause them to develop milk and/or alter hormones to create a false pregnancy. I would assume the same can happen in horses, but I hope that this isn't the case with...
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    I only started riding her western recently (last...

    I only started riding her western recently (last year). She had been doing dressage for the pervious 2 years, and Sport horse under saddle previous to that.

    Slow work IS helping, it just seems...
  10. Thread: Farrier Changes

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    He isn't really your friend if he hasn't been...

    He isn't really your friend if he hasn't been listening to you and your concerns about your horse. Or he lacks the education to do the job and is hiding his lack of knowledge by being difficult.
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    I am willing to try a chiropractor again. I...

    I am willing to try a chiropractor again. I called my vet office and the vet chiro is up on the 14th, so added her to the list. It won't hurt, and as this person is a vet, maybe she will have another...
  12. Thread: 5 Day Fast?

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    Thanks for the recipe ideas. I made salmon with...

    Thanks for the recipe ideas. I made salmon with mustard for dinner, with cucumbers and a small amount of rice with vegetables on the side. I have frozen yogurt for desert.

    It's tough, because I...
  13. Does she have a fever? A similar thing happened...

    Does she have a fever? A similar thing happened to my mare last year, but it was accompanied by a high fever. We never found the cause: vet had thought it was a virus, but testing later showed it...
  14. Thread: 5 Day Fast?

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    I think that is the point of this mimic fast: you...

    I think that is the point of this mimic fast: you don't starve yourself so you don't binge afterwards.
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    She doesn't have the natural knee action to be a...

    She doesn't have the natural knee action to be a suitable main ring Arabian or I would do that with her. She might do ok with Arabian costume...but worried it will just reinforce her anxiety to do...
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    The diet isn't for me, so trying to tell me it is...

    The diet isn't for me, so trying to tell me it is good or bad isn't helpful. I just was wondering if anyone had a meal plan for it.
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    In need of a new plan for Izzy

    I have posted about this horse before. It is my Arabian x Dutch Harness horse. I think she is 10 this year.

    I continue to struggle with the bottom of the training scale with her.

    Last week I...
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    When my young (6 or 7) homebred warmblood...

    When my young (6 or 7) homebred warmblood couldn't do canter to walk transitions, I knew something was wrong. Took years to get his diagnosis. First tried just trail riding him, but that didn't help,...
  19. Thread: Trail Trouble

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    If you have people to ride with in your arena,...

    If you have people to ride with in your arena, you may also want to practice "leap frogging" where you take turns speeding up and passing the rider in front of you. This may help your horse learn to...
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    I used to train horses for someone who bred...

    I used to train horses for someone who bred bucking stock. Some of her horses were worth 6 figures as they had generations of proven bucking supremacy.

    A non-purpose bred horse won't sell for as...
  21. Thread: 5 Day Fast?

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    This diet seems to have some research behind it,...

    This diet seems to have some research behind it, mostly for anti-aging, but also for weight loss.

    I am just trying to be supportive of DH, not judge his choice.
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    5 Day Fast?

    DH found a new diet, where you limit what you eat for 5 days to "reset your metabolism" and then eat normally the rest of the month. Day 1 is something like 1000 calories, and then I think 600...
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    Green horse is telling you she isn't confident...

    Green horse is telling you she isn't confident yet in the open space. I would just walk on trails until she is confident in the open. When you realized she was not comfortable, you should have asked...
  24. Thread: Stuck in Reverse

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    Have you tried shifting your weight back and/or...

    Have you tried shifting your weight back and/or adding steady leg to get the horse moving forward?

    I would actually stop doing the rein back for a while. Sounds like you guys are both a little...
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    Is it possible that he has developed a connective...

    Is it possible that he has developed a connective tissue disorder? A connective tissue disorder makes the stretching tissue like in ligaments and tendons less stretchy, and so more prone to injury.
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